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Euro 2016: Team Of The Tournament So Far

BORDEAUX, FRANCE - JUNE 11: Wales player Gareth Bale in action during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group B match between Wales and Slovakia at Stade Matmut Atlantique on June 11, 2016 in Bordeaux, France. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

While many had predicted that expanding Euro 2016 to 24 teams from 16 would lessen the excitement, if anything it has made things far more interesting. Granted, it makes the prospect of a shock group stage exit almost non-existent, but going into the final round of games we have a situation where of the 24 teams involved, only one (Ukraine) …

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Manchester United Ready To Smash Club Record Fee For Champions League Winner

Man United

Forget Granit Xhaka’s move to Arsenal and even Renato Sanches’ surprise move to Bayern Munich, Manchester United are reportedly readying the biggest summer signing of them all. Jose Mourinho is in rebuilding mode and looking to put together a squad of players that can once again take on the rest for Premier League and Champions League glory. The Portuguese boss has …

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A Euro 2016 ‘Best XI’ Based On Statistics

Some of Europe’s biggest superstars will descend on France this week as Euro 2016 begins at the Stade de France on Friday. With the exception of the Netherlands, most of the big hitters have all qualified in the expanded 24 team format. Therefore, choosing a “Best XI” from the 552 players appearing in the tournament would be a tough ask – which is …

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Champions League: A Real Madrid/Atlético Combined XI

MADRID, SPAIN - OCTOBER 04: Cristiano Ronaldo (R) of Real Madrid CF competes for the ball with Tiago Mendes (L) of Atletico de Madrid during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real Madrid CF at Vicente Calderon Stadium on October 4, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. The two sides will contest the Champions League final at the San Siro on May 28th (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Real Madrid will do battle with city rivals Atlético at the San Siro in this weekend’s Champions League final – a repeat of the 2014 showpiece. On that occasion, Real needed a last minute equaliser from Sergio Ramos to take the tie into extra time, where they duly demolished jaded Atlético to win 4-1. Although Diego Simeone swears he is not looking …

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Euro 2016: What To Expect From Group B

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 29: Dele Alli of England breaks with the ball during the International Friendly match between England and Netherlands at Wembley Stadium on March 29, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

In part two of our Euro 2016 countdown we take a look at Group B, which is home to England, Russia, Slovakia and Wales. England are likely to be one of the favourites for the tournament but they will have to negate some tricky ties first to cement safe passage to the last 16. Slovakia, Russia and in particular Wales all put …

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